Cracked Corning Sink

Rake4LeavesDecember 1, 2012

We have a Corning counter & sink. The sink has a large crack,
the result of a poorly insulated window, cold air + hot water. We were considering having the existing corning sink cut out, replaced with a stainless steel sink insert, with its edges on top of the counter.

However, a reputable home renovator informed us that the whole counter needs to be replaced. Has anyone had similar experiences with our preferred solution: replace with a stainless steel sink insert, not the whole counter?
Thank you in advance.

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GreenDesigns

Do you mean Corian? Not familiar with Corning except as glassware.

    Bookmark   December 1, 2012 at 11:18AM
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Rake4Leaves

Oops, that's an error on my part. Yes, it's a Corian material for the counter top that was installed in 1995.
Sorry about that.

    Bookmark   December 1, 2012 at 11:40AM
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